Privacy

Privacy


General

Below we inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website.

The term “personal data” refers to the definition of Article 4 (1) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (hereinafter referred to as the “General Data Protection Regulation” or “GDPR” for short) to mean all data that is personal to you are available. This includes, for example, name, address, e-mail address, user behavior. With regard to the other terminology, in particular the terms “processing”, “controller”, “processor” and “consent”, we refer to the legal data protection definitions of Art. 4 GDPR.

In principle, we process personal data only insofar as this is necessary for the provision of a functional website and the content and services offered by us. The processing of personal data takes place regularly only if you give us consent in the sense of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) have issued DSGVO or the processing by statutory provisions, in particular by one of the in Article 6 para. 1 lit. b) to lit. f) DSGVO mentioned legal bases, is permitted.

Your personal data will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of the storage is removed. In addition, storage may be provided if required by national or European regulations to which we are subject. A blocking or deletion of the data takes place in this case then, if the storage period prescribed in the respective regulations has expired. The latter does not apply if further storage of the data is required for a contract or fulfillment of the contract.

As far as we rely on commissioned service providers for individual functions of our website or would like to use your data for advertising purposes, we will inform you in detail below about the respective processes.

Responsible Body

Responsible person within the meaning of Art. 4 No. 7 GDPR, the other data protection laws and other regulations applicable in the member states of the European Union as well as provisions with data protection character are:

Further details of the responsible body can be found in our imprint.

Your Rights

You have the following rights with respect to personal data concerning you:

  • the right to information,
  • the right to rectification and cancellation,
  • the right to limit processing,
  • the right to object to the processing,
  • the right to data portability.

You also have the right to complain to us about the processing of your personal data by a data protection supervisory authority.

Processing of Personal Data with Informational Use of our Website

If you visit our website without registering or providing us with any other information (“informational use”), we will only collect the personal data that your web browser transmits to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following data that is technically necessary for us to enable you to view our website and to ensure stability and security:

  • IP address
  • Date and time of the request
  • Time zone difference to GMT
  • Content of the website
  • Access status (HTTP status)
  • transferred amount of data
  • Website from which you came to our website
  • Web browser
  • operating system
  • Language and version of the browser

The aforementioned data are also stored in so-called log files on our servers. This does not affect your IP address or other data that allows the data to be associated with you. There is no storage of this data together with other personal data of you.

The collection and temporary storage of the IP address is necessary to enable the delivery of our website to your device. For this, your IP address must be saved for the duration of your visit to our website. The storage of the above-mentioned data in log files serves to ensure the functionality and to optimize our website and to ensure the security of our information technology systems. An evaluation of this data for marketing purposes does not take place. For the above purposes, we have a legitimate interest in data processing. The legal basis for the collection and temporary storage of the aforementioned data is Article 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

For the above purposes, we have a legitimate interest in data processing. The legal basis for the collection and temporary storage of the aforementioned data is Article 6 (1) sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

The above data for the provision of our website will be deleted when the respective session is over. A deletion of the data in log files takes place at the latest after seven days. An additional storage is only carried out if we have previously deleted or alienated your IP address and so an assignment of the data to your person is no longer possible. The collection of the above data for the provision of our website and the storage of this data in log files is essential for the operation of our website. There is no contradiction.

Processing of Personal Data by Cookies

We use cookies on our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on the storage medium of your device, for example on a hard disk, and that allow us to provide certain information as the body that sets the cookie. Cookies can not run programs or transmit viruses to your device. This website uses the following types of cookies, the scope and operation of which are explained below.

Cookies stored with your web browser:

  • Persistent cookies: These cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may vary depending on the cookie. These cookies can be deleted at any time in the settings of your web browser.

The processing of personal data by the above cookies serves to make the offer of our website as a whole more user-friendly and effective. Some features of our website can not be offered without the use of these cookies. In particular, some features of our website require that your web browser be identifiable even after a page break. The data processed by cookies required to provide the functionality of our website will not be used to create user profiles. As far as cookies are used for analysis purposes, they serve to improve the quality and user-friendliness of our website, its contents and functions. They allow us to understand how the website, what features and how often they are used. This enables us to continuously optimize our offer.

For the above purposes, we have a legitimate interest in data processing. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.

The above cookies are stored on your device and transmitted by it to our server. You can therefore configure the processing of the data and information by means of cookies. In the settings of your web browser, you can make the appropriate configurations, for example, by which you can reject third-party cookies or cookies altogether. In this context, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all features of our website properly. In addition, we recommend a regular manual deletion of cookies and your browser history.

Other Functions and Offers of our Website

In addition to the above-described informative use of our website, we offer various services that you can use if you are interested. For this purpose, it is usually necessary to provide further personal data. We need this data to provide the respective service. The above principles for data processing apply.

In part, we use external service providers to process this data, which we have carefully selected and commissioned. These service providers are bound by our instructions and are regularly monitored by us. Insofar as personal data is passed on to third parties in the course of services that we offer together with partners, you can find more detailed information in the following descriptions of the individual services. Insofar as these third parties have their seat in a country outside the European Economic Area, you can obtain more detailed information on the consequences of this circumstance in the following descriptions of the individual services.

Contact

If you contact us by e-mail, the personal information you provide us with your e-mail will be stored. We also have a contact form on our website that you can use to contact us. The data entered by you into the input mask will be transmitted to us and saved.

  • Salutation
  • First given name
  • Surname
  • Email address

The data is used exclusively to answer your questions. As far as we do not use the provision of the contact function of a third party mentioned below, there will be no disclosure of data to third parties. In addition, we collect your IP address and the time of sending.

The processing of the above personal data is solely for processing your requests. The processing of other personal data resulting from the use of the contact form on our website is intended to prevent misuse and to ensure the security of our information technology systems.

This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of your personal data. Insofar as you have given us your consent, the legal basis for the processing of this data is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR. Incidentally, the legal basis for the processing of this data is Article 6 (1) lit. f) GDPR, especially in the event that the data is transmitted to us by sending an e-mail. Insofar as you want to work towards concluding a contract through your e-mail, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR is an additional legal basis.

The data will be deleted, subject to legal retention periods, as soon as we have finalized your request. If you contact us by e-mail, you may object to the storage of your personal data at any time. We point out that in this case, your request can not be processed. The revocation or the contradiction can be explained by sending an e-mail to our e-mail address stated in the imprint.

Newsletter

We provide you with a newsletter that you can subscribe to on our website. Details of the newsletter, in particular its possible contents, are named in the declaration of consent. If you subscribe to our newsletter, the data entered by you when signing up for the newsletter will be sent to us. In order to register for the transmission of the newsletter, you must provide us with requested data:

  • E-mail address
  • Salutation
  • First name
  • Last name

Insofar as you provide further personal data when registering, the information is voluntary.

For the registration to our newsletter we use the so-called Double-Opt-In procedure. After your registration, we will send you an e-mail to the e-mail address you have provided, in which we ask you to confirm that you wish to receive the newsletter from us in the future. If you do not confirm your registration within the time period specified in the email, the information you provided will be blocked and deleted. In addition, we store your IP address and the time of registration for the newsletter as well as the time of the confirmation. In connection with the processing of the data for the sending of the newsletter, there is no disclosure of the data to third parties. These data are used exclusively for sending the newsletter.

These data are used exclusively for sending the newsletter. Unless we use a third party named below to send the newsletter, in connection with the processing of the data for the sending of the newsletter no transfer of data to third parties.

The data entered by you upon registration in the input mask will be processed for the purpose of addressing you personally. After your confirmation, we will save your e-mail address in order to send you the newsletter. We store the respective IP address and the time of the registration as well as the confirmation in order to prove your registration and if necessary to clarify a possible misuse of your personal data. This is also our legitimate interest. Insofar as you have given us your consent, the legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a) GDPR. Insofar as the processing is otherwise based on our legitimate interests, the legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

The above data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer necessary for the above purposes. We therefore save your above mentioned data as long as you have subscribed to the newsletter. After unsubscribing the newsletter, we store the aforementioned data purely statistically and anonymously.

You can revoke your consent to the sending of the newsletter at any time by unsubscribing from the newsletter. You can unsubscribe from this by clicking on the link contained in each newsletter e-mail sent to you by us.

We point out that we evaluate your user behavior when sending the newsletter. The newsletter emails sent by us contain a so-called web beacon or a so-called tracking pixel. This is a one-pixel image file stored on our website. These data are collected exclusively pseudonymized. This processing of the data serves the purpose to tailor the newsletter to your individual interests. This processing of the data serves the purpose to tailor the newsletter to your individual interests, to optimize our offer and to make it more interesting for you overall. This is also our legitimate interest. Insofar as you have given us your consent, the legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a) GDPR. Insofar as the processing is otherwise based on our legitimate interests, the legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR. Insofar as you have given us consent for the above processing of the data, you can revoke them at any time. You can object to this evaluation of your user behavior at any time by clicking on the separate link contained in each newsletter e-mail. In addition, if you have disabled the display of images in your e-mail program by default, you can prevent the above evaluation of your user behavior. Please be aware that in this case the newsletter will not be displayed in full and you may not be able to use all features of the newsletter. If you activate the display of the images manually, the evaluation of your user behavior just described will take place again.

Use the Comment Function in our Blog

On our website we offer a blog. In this blog we publish posts on various topics. You can leave comments on the respective contributions. When you submit a comment, it will be published with the username you provided associated with each post. We recommend that you use a pseudonym instead of your name when choosing your username. To use the comment function, the specification of the user name you chose as well as your e-mail address is required. All other information provided by you is voluntary.

The storage of your e-mail address is for the purpose of contacting you in case a third party declares your comment to be illegal or to defend us in case of publication of illegal content by you against claims of third parties. This is also our legitimate interest. Insofar as you have given us your consent, the legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a) GDPR. Insofar as the processing is otherwise based on our legitimate interests, the legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR. We reserve the right to delete comments if you are objected to by third parties as unlawful.

We will save your e-mail address as long as your comment is publicly visible.

Insofar as you have given us consent for the storage of the data, you can revoke them at any time. You can object to this storage of the above data at any time. You can object to this storage of the above data at any time.

In addition, we offer a service that notifies you by e-mail when other users leave a comment on your post. In order to use this service, you must activate the checkbox “E-mail service” when writing your comment. For this service we use the so-called Double-Opt-In procedure. If you post a comment by activating the checkbox, you will receive an e-mail to confirm your e-mail address and the wish to receive our notification e-mails in the future.

Your personal information will be stored by us until you log out of the service. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the link contained in the e-mail.

DoubleClick

We use “DoubleClick”, an online marketing tool of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “Google”), on our website. Among other things, DoubleClick uses cookies, which are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of your web browser on your device. Google uses a cookie ID to determine which ads are shown in which web browser. This can prevent ads from appearing multiple times. DoubleClick can also use the cookie IDs to track conversions related to ad requests. For example, if you see a DoubleClick ad and later use the same web browser to visit the advertiser’s website and buy something there. According to Google, the aforementioned cookies contain no personal data. By using DoubleClick, your browser automatically establishes a direct connection to the Google server. We have no control over the extent and continued use of data collected through Google’s use of DoubleClick. To the best of our knowledge, Google receives the information that you have accessed the relevant part of our website or have clicked on an ad from us. If you have a Google user account and are registered, Google may associate the visit with your user account. Even if you are not registered with Google or have not logged in, there is a chance that Google will learn and store your IP address.

We use DoubleClick for marketing and optimization purposes, especially to show you relevant and interesting ads, improve your campaign performance reports, or prevent you from seeing the same ads more than once. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by deleting existing cookies and deactivating the storage of cookies in the settings of your web browser. We point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of our website. Preventing the storage of cookies is also possible by setting your web browser to block cookies from the domain “www.googleadservices.com” (https://www.google.de/settings/ads). We remind you that this setting will be deleted when you delete your cookies. You can also opt out of interest-based ads via the link http://www.aboutads.info/choices. Please be aware that this setting will also be deleted when you delete your cookies.

In addition, Google has submitted to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Google agrees to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active

Third-party information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001. For more information about Google’s data usage, opt-outs, opt-outs and privacy, please visit the following websites from Google:

  • Privacy Policy: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy
  • Learn more about DoubleClick by Google at https://www.google.com/doubleclick and http://support.google.com/adsense/answer/2839090

Facebook Connect

We use “Facebook Connect” on our website, a service of Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave., Palo Alto, California 94304, (hereinafter referred to as “Facebook”). Facebook Connect facilitates the registration for Internet services By using a registration mask on our website you can enter your login information for Facebook and then use our offer.With the use of “Facebook Connect”, your web browser automatically establishes a direct connection to the Facebook server from Facebook, where you can log in with your usage data, which links your Facebook user account to our service.We have no control over the extent and continued use of data collected through the use of Facebook Connect by Facebook. To the best of our knowledge Facebook receives the information that you have the corresponding part of our website or click on an ad from us. If you have a Facebook user account and are registered, Facebook can associate the visit with your user account. Even if you are not registered with Facebook or have not logged in, there is the possibility that Facebook will find out and save your IP address and any other identifying features.

We use Facebook Connect to make your registration and signup process easier and faster. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR. You can prevent Facebook from processing this information by using our registration form and not using Facebook Connect.

In addition, Facebook has subjected to the Privacy Shield Agreement concluded between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Facebook commits to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Activehttps://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active

Third-party information: Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland. Further information from the third party on data protection can be found on the following Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy

Facebook Custom Audiences

We use “Facebook Custom Audiences”, a remarketing tool from Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave., Palo Alto, California 94304, United States (hereafter referred to as “Facebook”) on our website. Facebook Custom Audiences allows us to visit our website as part of a visit to the social network Facebook or as part of a visit to other websites that also use Facebook Custom Audiences to display interest-based advertisements, so-called “Facebook Ads.” Through the use of “Facebook Custom Audiences” builds your web browser We do not have any influence on the scope and further use of the data collected through the use of Facebook Custom Audiences by Facebook, to the best of our knowledge Facebook will provide you with the information you require If you have a link to our website, or if you have an ad clicked on by us Facebook user account and are registered, Facebook can assign the visit to your user account. Even if you are not registered with Facebook or have not logged in, there is the possibility that Facebook will find out and store your IP address and any other identifying features.

We use Facebook Custom Audiences for marketing and optimization purposes, in particular to show you relevant and interesting ads, so we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

Deactivating Facebook Custom Audiences is available to logged-in users at https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads. We remind you that this setting will be deleted when you delete your cookies. In addition, you can deactivate cookies that serve the range measurement and advertising purposes via the following websites:

Please be aware that this setting will also be deleted when you delete your cookies.

In addition, Facebook has subjected to the Privacy Shield Agreement concluded between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Facebook commits to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active

Third-party information: Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland.

Further information from the third party on data protection can be found on the following Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy

Google Ads (formerly Google AdWords)

We use “Google Ads” (formerly Google AdWords), a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “Google”) on our website. Google Ads enables us to draw attention to our attractive offers with the help of advertising material on external websites. This allows us to determine how successful individual advertising measures are. These advertising materials are delivered by Google via so-called “AdServer”. We use so-called AdServer cookies, which can be used to measure certain parameters for measuring success, such as the display of ads or clicks by the users. If you access our website through a Google ad, Google Ads will store a cookie on your PC. These cookies usually lose their validity after 30 days. They are not meant to identify you personally. The following information is typically stored as analysis values ​​for this cookie: unique cookie ID, number of ad impressions per placement (frequency), last impression (relevant to post-view conversions), opt-out information (flag that the Users no longer want to be addressed). These cookies allow Google to recognize your web browser. If a user visits certain pages on the website of an Ads customer and the cookie stored on their computer has not yet expired, Google and the customer can recognize that the user has clicked on the ad and has been redirected to this page. Each Ads customer is assigned a different cookie. Cookies can not be tracked via the websites of Ads customers. We ourselves do not collect and process any personal data in the aforementioned advertising measures. We receive only statistical evaluations provided by Google. On the basis of these evaluations, we can identify which of the advertising measures used are particularly effective. We do not receive any further data from the use of the advertising material, in particular we can not identify the users on the basis of this information. Due to the marketing tools used, your browser automatically establishes a direct connection to the Google server. We have no control over the extent and continued use of data collected through the use of Google Ads by Google. To the best of our knowledge, Google receives the information that you have accessed the relevant part of our website or have clicked on an ad from us. If you have a Google user account and are registered, Google may associate the visit with your user account. Even if you are not registered with Google or have not logged in, Google may be able to find and store your IP address.

We use Google Ads for marketing and optimization purposes, especially to show you relevant and interesting ads, improve campaign performance reporting, and achieve a fair calculation of advertising costs. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by deleting existing cookies and deactivating the storage of cookies in the settings of your web browser. We point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of our website. Preventing the storage of cookies is also possible by setting your web browser to block cookies from the domain “www.googleadservices.com” (https://www.google.com/settings/ads). We remind you that this setting will be deleted when you delete your cookies. You can also opt out of interest-based ads via the link http://www.aboutads.info/choices. Please be aware that this setting will also be deleted when you delete your cookies.

In addition, Google has submitted to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Google agrees to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active

Third Party Information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

Further information on the use of data by Google, to hire and disagree as well as data protection can be found on the following websites of Google:

Google Analytics

We use “Google Analytics” on our website, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter referred to as “Google”). Google uses cookies, ie small text files that are stored on your device and that allow an analysis of the use of our website by you. The information generated by the cookie about the use of our website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If anonymisation of the IP address to be transmitted by the cookie is activated on the website (“IP anonymisation”), Google will shorten your IP address beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area , Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information to evaluate, on our behalf, your use of our website, to compile reports on website usage and to provide us with other services related to website usage and internet usage. In this case, pseudonymous usage profiles can be created from the processed data. The IP address provided when using Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google.

We only use Google Analytics with the previously described enabled IP anonymization. This means that your IP address will only be shortened by Google. A person-related ability can be excluded thereby.

We use Google Analytics for the purpose of analyzing the use of our website and to continuously improve individual functions and offers as well as the user experience. By statistically evaluating user behavior, we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by Google. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

You can prevent the storage of cookies created by Google Analytics by making the appropriate settings on your web browser. Please be aware that in this case you may not be able to use all features of our website. If you wish to prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your user behavior (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google, you can download and install the web browser plug-in available under the following link: http: / /tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

In order to oblige Google to process the data submitted in accordance with our instructions and to comply with applicable data protection regulations, we have entered into a contract processing agreement with Google. For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the US, Google has subjected to the Privacy Shield Agreement concluded between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Google agrees to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active

Third Party Information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

Further information on the use of data by Google, to hire and disagree as well as data protection can be found on the following websites of Google:

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary for the purpose of its collection.

Google Dynamic Remarketing

We use “Google Dynamic Remarketing” on our website, a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter referred to as “Google”). Google Dynamic Remarketing allows us to show you our ads after you visit our website as you continue to use the Internet. This is done by means of cookies stored in your browser, which records and evaluates your usage behavior when visiting various websites by Google. This is how Google determines your previous visit to our website. A combination of the data collected during the remarketing with your personal data, which may be stored by Google, does not take place, according to Google. In particular, according to Google, pseudonymization is used in remarketing.

We use Google Dynamic Remarketing for marketing and optimization purposes, in particular to serve you relevant and interesting ads, improve campaign performance reports, and achieve a fair calculation of advertising costs. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by deleting existing cookies and deactivating the storage of cookies in the settings of your web browser. We point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of our website. Preventing the storage of cookies is also possible by setting your web browser to block cookies from the domain “www.googleadservices.com” (https://www.google.com/settings/ads). We remind you that this setting will be deleted when you delete your cookies. You can also opt out of interest-based ads via the link http://www.aboutads.info/choices. Please be aware that this setting will also be deleted when you delete your cookies.

In addition, Google has submitted to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Google agrees to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active

Third Party Information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

Further information on the use of data by Google, to hire and disagree as well as data protection can be found on the following websites of Google:

Google Tag Manager

We use “Google Tag Manager” on our website, a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter referred to as “Google”). Google Tag Manager allows us as marketers to manage web page tags from one interface. The Google Tag Manager tool that implements the tags is a domain without cookies and does not collect personally identifiable information. Google Tag Manager triggers other tags that may collect data. Google Tag Manager does not access this data. If disabled at the domain or cookie level, it will remain in effect for all tracking tags implemented with Google Tag Manager.

Google has submitted to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Google agrees to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. For more information, please refer to the following linked entry: https: //www.privacyshield.gov/participant? Id = a2zt000000001L5AAI & status = Active

Third Party Information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

More information about privacy can be found on the following websites of Google:

Google Web Fonts

We use “Google Web Fonts,” a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “Google”), on our website. Google Web Fonts allows us to use external fonts, called Google Fonts. For this purpose, when retrieving our website, the required Google Font is loaded from your web browser into the browser cache. This is necessary so that your browser can display a visually improved representation of our texts. If your browser does not support this feature, a default font will be used by your computer for viewing. The integration of these web fonts is done by a server call, usually at a Google server in the USA. This will be transmitted to the server, which of our websites you have visited. Also, the IP address of the browser of your device is stored by Google. We have no control over the extent and continued use of data collected and processed through the use of Google Web Fonts by Google.

We use Google Web Fonts for optimization purposes, in particular to improve the use of our website for you and to make it more user-friendly. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

Google has submitted to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, Google agrees to comply with the standards and regulations of European data protection law. For more information, please refer to the following linked entry: https: //www.privacyshield.gov/participant? Id = a2zt000000001L5AAI & status = Active

Third-party information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001. For more information on privacy, please refer to the Google Privacy Policy: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy

For more information about Google Web Fonts, visit http://www.google.com/webfonts/https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq?hl=en-US&csw=1 and https://www.google.com/fonts#AboutPlace:about

Mailchimp

We use “Mailchimp”, a service of The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308 USA (hereafter referred to as: “Mailchimp”) on our website. Mailchimp stores and processes information about your user behavior on our website. Among other things, Mailchimp uses cookies, ie small text files that are stored locally in the cache of your web browser on your device, and that allow an analysis of the use of our website by you.

We use Mailchimp for marketing and optimization purposes, in particular to analyze the use of our website and to continuously improve individual functions and offers as well as the user experience. By statistically evaluating user behavior, we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. This is also our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) GDPR.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by deleting existing cookies and deactivating the storage of cookies in the settings of your web browser. We point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of our website to the full extent. You can also prevent the collection of the aforementioned information by The Rocket Science Group by setting an opt-out cookie on the following linked website, there under “Privacy Settings”:

We remind you that this setting will be deleted when you delete your cookies. You may object to or interfere with the collection and transfer of personal information by disabling the execution of Java Script in your browser. In addition, you can prevent the execution of Java Script code altogether by installing a Java Script Blocker (for example, https://noscript.net/ or https://www.ghostery.com). We point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of our website to the full extent.

In addition, The Rocket Science Group has submitted to the Privacy Shield Agreement between the European Union and the United States and certified. As a result, The Rocket Science Group is committed to adhering to the standards and regulations of European data protection law. Further information can be found in the following linked entry: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000TO6hAAG&status=Active

Third Party Information: The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308 USA. Further information from the third party on data protection can be found on the following website: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/